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Goa Konkani Akademi

The Goa Konkani Akademi is an autonomous body. President and three members of Akademi are nominated by the Government for the tenure of three years. Presently following members are nominated by the Government.


  • 1. Shri Pundalik Naik --------- President
  • 2. Shri Bhushan Bhave ----------------- Member
  • 3. Shri Ashish Karmali ----------------- Member
  • 4. Fr. Moizin Ataide ----------------- Member.


Directorate extends grant-in-aid to Goa Konkani Akademi, for undertaking various activities for promotion and development of Konkani Language. The Konkani Akademi aims at bringing about speedy development of the Konkani Language, literature and culture and also at promoting cultural unity of the State through Konkani Language and Literature. It implements various Schemes which include financial assistance to budding writers, publication of dictionaries, research and publication on folklores, organization of tiatr/drama festival and workshops on literature, etc. to achieve the above aim.

Website : www.goakonkaniakademi.org

PATTERN OF ASSISTANCE FOR RELEASE OF GRANTS TO GOA KONKANI AKADEMI